Weddings are never easy, but How I Met You Mother proves they can get better/worse when Barney Stinson’s involved. “The Rehearsal Dinner” was the kind of spectacle we expect from the Barnacle, mixed with the disappointment this season’s taught us to anticipate. The Players: Director: Pamela Fryman Writer: Chuck Tatham Cast: Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, [...]
With the US Airways – American Airlines merger, expected to close shortly, there are basically three risks for customers: Integrations never go as well as hoped. Training employees on new systems is hard, even when you get the IT right. Show More Summary
How I Met Your Mother Season 9 Episode 12 centered around Barney and Robin's rehearsal dinner, a night that involved both laser tag and handcuffs. When you're talking about Barnabus K. Stinson, do you expect anything less? When Robin...Show More Summary
When you buy a frozen, pre-made pie, are you expecting it to be exactly like one you’d whip up from scratch using fresh ingredients? No, probably not. But if it’s advertised as a cherry pie, there should be some actual cherries involved, right? Consumerist reader Tony was recently disappointed by this Sara Lee Oven Fresh Cherry Pie, which shows a … [More]
SANITARIUM is a horror anthology starring Malcolm McDowell, Robert Englund, Lacey Chabert, Lou Diamond Phillips and John Glover, and today we've got the word on when you can expect to check this one out for yourselves. After hitting up a number of festivals earlier this year, SANITARIUM is finally heading to DVD and digital release this December. Show More Summary
When you show up at a hospital, in need of medical aid, you expect that you're going to get the care that you need—that the doctors and nurses will figure out what's wrong, explain to you the options for treating it, and give you the...Show More Summary
Oh, pretty fucking crazy. As expected, consumers flocked to big box retailers to scoop up premium discounts on merchandise for holiday presents. Unfortunately, every year bad things tend to happen when you get thousands of people crowded into tiny spaces. Read more...
When you sell your customers a new product or a service, you’re offering what you expect they’ll want. How well you sell, or don’t sell, depends on how your offer taps into their needs and desires. You base your sales offer on the market information you collect. Show More Summary
Ford’s Mustang officially turns 50 on April 17, 2014 and as you may have expected the Blue Oval has a lineup of events planned to help celebrate the anniversary. It won’t be when the covers come off the new 2015 Mustang, as the sixth-generation car is set for a reveal on December 5, 2013. It will, however, be when Ford Motor Company...
Between the cat eyes and the red lips, the holidays can sometimes be a snoozefest when it comes to makeup. If you want to shake things up a bit, you'll love the amazing holiday look Illamasqua creative consultant David Grant created for us. Show More Summary
Cornerback Mike Jenkins played well for the Cowboys, the way you’d expect a first-round pick to play. But when they started signing other players to the kind of contract he wanted, it made for an inevitable and ugly divorce. Now with the Raiders, Jenkins is going to see his old friends again, but has no…
Social media creates an expectation of transparency when it comes to certain types of campaigns. So when a campaign hides the stories they collect, it engenders suspicion. Not sharing all of the stories, even if you use a hashtag to collect them, is not a social media campaign. read more
Maybe you can’t blame Dave Scarangella for being disappointed. After all, when his daughter, Amanda, applied to the University of Virginia last year, he had a certain expectation. As The Washington Post reported a few days ago, the Ashburn,...Show More Summary
author name submits: When you are dealing with the bluest of the blue chips that have well-earned pedigrees of raising dividends for decades and displaying a firm commitment to putting more and more money into the pockets of shareholders on an annual basis, an informal social contract has tended to emerge from those expectations. Show More Summary
The winter spending spree for Major League Baseball teams has begun earlier than expected, but the top free agent on the market, Robinson Cano, remains in limbo. It's not a surprise that Cano is still out there. When you are asking for...Show More Summary
When you proclaim to be a play on a Jewish deli (the deli part of the name has since been removed), everyone expects great sandwiches. Which is exactly what I got with the Classic Reuben at Dillman's.
Over the years, I’ve reminded Drew of what my expectations are. It warms my heart when, after every meal I place on the table, he automatically and authentically says, “Thank you, Mom.” Sometimes, just before my lips part, he says: “I know, Mom. Make sure I tell my wife I appreciate her cooking.”
When YouTube commenters Sophie Danze and Jilianlovesthebeibs had a little spat over a...One Direction video, things went about as well as you'd expect. Yet in even the most asinine online discussion, redemption can be found. Read more...
A portion of a Pretendo interview with Shin'en... P: When can we expect to see the first footage or information on Fast Racing Neo? Is there any tid-bits of info you could give us right now? S: In 2014. We currently optimize the local multiplayer part and it seems as we can go far beyond what we have done previously. Full interview here
Thanksgiving rocks. It's the one time of year when we're expected to do nothing but feast and spend time relaxing with our families. We gather around a table to update one another on our lives (you know, that "No, Gram, I still don't...Show More Summary